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  • Commander Jüri Saska, Chairman of the SUCBAS Steering Board, presents the award to Ms. Jeanette Stovel, Chargé d'affaires at the Canadian Embassy to Lithuania

    Arctic Council recognized by Baltic Sea navies

    The Arctic Council has been recognized for its “continuous commitment [to] the development and environmental protection of the Arctic” by the Sea Surveillance Co-operation Baltic Sea (SUCBAS), the cooperation of the Baltic Sea navies including Finland, Sweden, The Kingdom of Denmark, Germany, Poland, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.


    The Snow, Water, Ice and Permafrost in the Arctic  (SWIPA) Assessment was formally delivered by AMAP to the 7th Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting in Nuuk on 12 May 2011.

  • Picture of Andreas von Uexküll (center) and Paola Albornoz from the Swedish delegation discuss with Finland's Arctic Ambassador Hannu Halinen. Photo: Joakim Larsson

    Arctic negotiations under way

    A cool Arctic sun shone down on the Katuaq Cultural Centre in Greenland’s capital as talks between the countries of the Arctic Council got under way on Monday. 

  • Picture of Nuuk Cultural Centre.

    Nuuk Prepares to Welcome Ministers

    The 7th Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting is fast approaching. The meeting takes place in Katuaq, the Nuuk Cultural Center, on 12 May 2011.